- a seaport in S Cornwall, in SW England.
- a town in SE Massachusetts.
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Examples from the Web for falmouth
He seemed uneasy, but admitted he could take the ship into Falmouth.Ned Myers
James Fenimore Cooper
Butterfield was not even with Hooker, but at Falmouth at the telegraph.
The Count was with the army during its march from Falmouth to Frederick.
To the northward of the Helford River is the well-known port of Falmouth.England, Picturesque and Descriptive
Two hours' pumping in every four is no joke—but it kept her afloat as far as Falmouth.Youth
- a port and resort in SW England, in S Cornwall. Pop: 21 635 (2001)